Re: Extracting retransmission statistics in TCP?

From: Andi Kleen (
Date: Fri Jun 02 2000 - 05:40:35 EST

per erik nordbø <> writes:

> Hi!
> 1) Is there a simple way to locate and extract retransmission statistics
> in the TCP protocol in the 2.2.15 kernel ?

Only the standard TCP MIB retransmit count (netstat -s)
2.4 has a bit more.

> 2) Which RFCs are implemented in TCP / 2.2.15 that improves performance
> over long delay links?

man tcp

> 3) Is the TCP protocol in 2.2.15 different from a RFC point of view
> compared to the TCP protocol in the upcoming 2.4.0 release?

No (modulo some bugfixes)


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